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English Reference for rashii (らしい)

Kana
らしい
rashii
Definitions
  1. auxiliary adjective seeming ... (expresses judgment based on evidence, reason or trustworthy hearsay), appearing ...
  2. suffix adjective -ish, like a ..., typical of ..., appropriate for ..., becoming of ..., worthy of the name ...
Conjugations
adjective (keiyoushi) conjugations
Plain/Informal Polite/Formal Negative Plain/Informal Negative Polite/Formal
Present Indicative らしい
rashii
らしいです
rashiidesu
らしくない
rashikunai
らしくありません
rashikuarimasen
らしくないです
rashikunaidesu
Past Indicative らしかった
rashikatta
らしかったです
rashikattadesu
らしなかった
rashinakatta
らしくありませんでした
rashikuarimasendeshita
らしくなかったでです
rashikunakattadedesu
te-form らしくて
rashikute
Volitional らしかろう
rashikarou
Provisional らしくければ
rashikukereba
らしくなければ
rashikunakereba
Causative らしくさせる
rashikusaseru
らしくさせない
rashikusasenai
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Example sentences
ジャック病気らしい
It seems that Jack is sick
It seems that he is a promising youth
I hear the governor's been getting money under the table from tobacco companies
Her wound seems to be mortal
Something looking like a UFO made a sudden turn then disappeared into the distant sky
I'm afraid something is wrong with my watch
There is nothing of the banker in his bearing
He had something of the hero in his nature
His uncle appeared rich
It seems to me that he is from England
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